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Brookfield Man Sentenced for String of Home Burglaries in DuPage, Cook Counties

Brookfield Man Sentenced for String of Home Burglaries in DuPage, Cook Counties

Paul Major has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.

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Brookfield Man Sentenced for String of Home Burglaries in DuPage, Cook Counties

Brookfield Man Sentenced for String of Home Burglaries in DuPage, Cook Counties

Paul Major has been sentenced to 16 years in prison.
Nybo Fights Bill That 'Devastates' Local School Funding

Nybo Fights Bill That 'Devastates' Local School Funding

Nybo Fights Bill That Devastates Local School Funding
Paving Work Gets Underway This Week on County Farm Road

Paving Work Gets Underway This Week on County Farm Road

The project will extend the pavement’s existing service life and improve rideability.
Library Presents Generous Donation to Willowbrook Wildlife Center

Library Presents Generous Donation to Willowbrook Wildlife Center

$1000.00 provided to Willowbrook Wildlife Center thanks to Read to Rescue.
Police Seek Sex Offender Who Made Contact With Daycare

Police Seek Sex Offender Who Made Contact With Daycare

Nequan Vaughn is wanted on a class four felony of having contact with a daycare as a registered sex offender.

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Paving Work Gets Underway This Week on County Farm Road

Paving Work Gets Underway This Week on County Farm Road

The project will extend the pavement’s existing service life and improve rideability.
Police Seek Sex Offender Who Made Contact With Daycare

Police Seek Sex Offender Who Made Contact With Daycare

Nequan Vaughn is wanted on a class four felony of having contact with a daycare as a registered sex offender.
No One Hurt After Lombard Man Drives Car Through 7-Eleven, Sheriff Says

No One Hurt After Lombard Man Drives Car Through 7-Eleven, Sheriff Says

Junior A. Espinal, 32, faces multiple charges, including driving without a valid license and leaving the scene of an accident.
The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

The 16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois, as Ranked by Newsweek

If you don’t think 16 is good enough, don’t worry, because one Illinois high school ranked No. 3 overall in the country!
Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

Pullman Cars Back on the Rails Between Chicago and Wisconsin

For a limited time you can step back in time and experience mid-20th century Pullman railcar travel in a restored Pullman car.
Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Girls Gone Wild for a Place to Sleep, Some Tacos and a Guy's Car: OMGPD

Swatting a YouTube celeb, communion juice thievery and a punch-drunk flirter this week in the annals of Chicagoland crime-n-shame.
Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

Your House Could've Been a Meth Lab If ...

It smells of urine, the windows are covered in paint and the yard has brown spots. Check the national register of meth labs before you buy.
Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple Orchards Open for Fall Season in Chicago Suburbs

Apple picking season is here! And we've compiled a list of some of the best orchards for pick-your-own apples and plenty of fall fun.
Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

Patch Poll: What Do You Think of the 'New War on Terror' as the U.S. Commits to Going After ISIL?

President Obama commits the nation to military action in the Middle East to "degrade and ultimately destroy" ISIL. Where do you stand?
Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

Solar Storm: Internet May Flare Up, But So May Northern Lights (Video)

A major solar flare launched off the Sun Wednesday, potentially unleashing a geomagnetic storm that could interrupt communications.
Edward, Elmhurst Hospitals Place Special Restrictions on Visitors

Edward, Elmhurst Hospitals Place Special Restrictions on Visitors

The restrictions have been put in place effective Thursday in light of a recent, and rare, respiratory virus that is sweeping the Midwest.
Fourth Sentencing Hearing Set for Former Wheaton Booster Club President

Fourth Sentencing Hearing Set for Former Wheaton Booster Club President

Dorothy "Dee" Horky is accused of stealing more than $10,000 from the booster club.
Jim Belushi Selected to Wheaton Hall of Fame

Jim Belushi Selected to Wheaton Hall of Fame

Three people were selected this month to the Wheaton Community High Schools Hall of Fame
Wheaton Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Wheaton Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

The National Merit scholarship program is an academic competition for recognition and scholarships.
Flash Flood Watch Issued for Chicago Suburbs

Flash Flood Watch Issued for Chicago Suburbs

The flash flood watch will take effect on Sept. 10 from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner Jab and Jabber at Tribune Editorial Board Session

The governor candidates sit side by side for first time. We learn one is as corrupt as Rod Blagojevich and the other profits off misery.

Glendale Heights Oktoberfest Kicks Off This Weekend

The 3rd annual Oktoberfest will be held at Camera Park.